Public Forum: 'Advocating for Energy Transition'
Energy policy is repeatedly stalled at the national level in Australia. What are the lessons for energy justice, just transition and energy democracy?
Energy policy is repeatedly stalled at the national level in Australia. Yet energy transition is already underway in a range of regions and localities. Community power interests.
What can strengthen the legitimacy of energy transitions? How can we build community support and political consensus for energy transitions? What has been happening at the local level, where ? Has transition redefined agendas for justice, for community participation and local democracy? What are the common themes across communities advocating for energy transition? What are the lessons for energy justice, just transition and energy democracy?
Lisa Lumsden, Repower Port Augusta
Daniel Spencer AYCC and ASU
Ron Ipsen. Voices of the Valley
Cameron Reid AGL
Lance McCallum, ACTU
Pic: AGL-owned Liddell Powrer Station
Hosted by the Climate Justice Research Centre UTS.